Resources to Support Cancer Survivors and Program Planners

This is the first published article from Survivorship Education and Evaluation (SURE), a DCPC-funded Prevention Research Center project, conducted at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.  The purpose was to identify topics of most interest in order to inform the larger study.  We found that the cancer survivors asked were most interested in education on topics specific to their cancer, its treatment, and stress management.

Tailoring cancer education and support programs for low-income, primarily African American cancer survivors.

Martin MY, Pollack LA, Evans MB, Smith JL, Kratt P, Prayor-Patterson H, Watson CD, Dignan M, Cheney LC, Pisu M, Liwo A, Hullett S. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2011 Jan 1;38(1):E55-9